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Johnstown

Syllabification: Johns·town
Pronunciation: /ˈjänztoun/

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Definition of Johnstown in English:

An industrial city in southwestern Pennsylvania, southeast of Pittsburgh, noted as the site of a devastating flood in 1889; population 21,641 (est. 2008).

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